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Average Salary for Bessemer Trust Company Employees

Employees at Bessemer Trust Company make $70K annually on average. Though where you live and your role at the company are influential salary factors for those at Bessemer Trust Company, how long you've been working turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

How This Employer Pays

Bessemer Trust Company typically pays:
above market

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Employer: Bessemer Trust Company
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Help Desk Specialist (3)
$47,482 - $82,585  
[-]Help Desk Specialist (3)
Salary$42,593 - $71,818  
Bonus$483.32 - $6,623  
Profit Disbursement$677 - $9,258  
Total Pay$47,482 - $82,585  
[+]Trust Officer (3)
$53,966 - $132,848  
[+]Trust Officer (3)
Salary$49,238 - $111,516  
Bonus$1,649 - $20,635  
Total Pay$53,966 - $132,848  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 7 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Bessemer Trust Company Details

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Years of Experience

Those who stay for at least five years earn noticeably more; average salaries at that point reach around $67K. Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make about $65K. On the whole, the greater proportion of employees (38 percent) have a tenure of 10-19 years and bring home approximately $58K per year.


Residents of Wilmington pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $100K annually; other top-paying cities include New York ($65K) and Woodbridge ($56K). By state, Bessemer Trust Company pays its Delaware employees the most; the pay rate there is around $100K per year.


The highest paychecks go to Trust Officers, who earn $75K, closely trailed by Help Desk Specialists ($56K).

Certifications and Degrees

Licensed Lawyers have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at approximately $165K. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Certified Trust and Financial Advisor s with credentials; these people typically earn $95K annually. At Bessemer Trust Company, employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest salaries at about $58K.


Employees who count Tax Consulting among their skills tend to enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $202K. A common skill in Bessemer Trust Company's work force is Microsoft Exchange; just over two-fifths of survey participants report using it on the job. Other skills in demand are Microsoft Office, Help Desk / Desktop Support , and Microsoft Word.

Benefits and Perks

Company compensation for vacation days and sick leave is awarded to only a quarter of workers. A strong majority of workers report contributing to a 401(k). Health insurance is part of the package for a solid majority of workers, and for the greater part of workers, dental coverage is too. Bessemer Trust Company employees also enjoy perks such as a company cell phone, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and defined contribution (dc) retirement plan.

Key Stats

79 %
21 %
$54,440 - $127,171
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

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